The Super Eagles of Nigeria are set to take on the Wild Beasts of Central African Republic on Sunday in Douala, Cameroon in the return fixture of their two legged tie.
CAR beat Nigeria 1-0 in the first leg at the Teslim Balogun stadium in Lagos. The Super Eagles will be looking for revenge against the Wild Beasts in the second encounter.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will be looking to earn a seventh FIFA World Cup finals appearance when they battle the Wild Beasts of CAR in Douala.
Coach Gernot Rohr hinted he will be making minimal changes to his team as he does not think Thursday’s loss was due to bad playing personnel.
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Supers Eagles coach Gernot Rohr named a strong starting line-up for Nigeria’s’ World Cup qualifier against the CAR with Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho and Napoli’s Victor Osimhen starting up front in attack.
Ahmed Musa, who is making is 100th appearance for Nigeria starts on the right flank with Moses Simon on the left flank, while Joe Aribo and Frank Onyeka will look to control play from midfield.
Jamilu Collins, Chidozie Awaziem, William Troost-Ekong and Leon Balogun make up the defensive back-four, while Maduka Okoyo starts in goal.